Bessie Sharpe of Upper Island Cove, passed away peacefully at the Interfaith Nursing Home, Carbonear, on Tuesday, September 23, 2014. Mrs. Sharpe was 71 years old. She leave to mourn her loving family: Husband: Harrison Sharpe Sr.; Children: Wanda Sharpe (Lloyd Mercer) & Harrison Sharpe Jr. (Wanda Linehan); Grandchildren: Noah & Faith Sharpe & Maggie McCann (Tony Mercer); Great Grandchildren: Donna Mercer; Siblings: Mary Sharpe, Martha (Ape) Sheppard, Millicent (Will) Park & Jean (Baxter) Drover; Mother of Noah & Faith: Lori Pasha; Sisters-in-Law: Jenny Bishop & Phyllis Bishop. Predeceased by: Parents: Ernest & Bessie Bishop; 2 Infant Daughters; Siblings: Bertha (Harrison) Mercer, Heber Bishop, Herbert (Doris) Bishop, Ernest Bishop, Margaret Bishop & George Bishop; Brother-in-Law: Ralph Sharpe.
The funeral service will take place at St. Peter's Anglican Church & Cemetery, Upper Island Cove on Friday, September 26, 2014 at 2 P.M.
The family will be receiving relatives and friends at SLADE'S FUNERAL HOME, CRANES ROAD, UPPER ISLAND COVE, between the hours of Wednesday: 12:30 P.M. - 9 P.M., Thursday: 10:30 A.M. - 9 P.M. & Friday: 10:30 A.M. - 1:15 P.M.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.